Ironwood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ironwood, MI

General Ironwood Information

State: Michigan

County: Gogebic County

Close cities: Ramsay, MI, Bessemer, MI, Wakefield, MI

Ironwood Population (census data)
Total 5,473 (-11.6% since 2000)
Male 2,579 (47.1%)
Female 2,894 (52.9%)

Population Density: 835 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.2 (US Avg is 100)

Ironwood Elevation: 1,503 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.55 square miles

Median Household Income: $24,787

Zip Codes: 49938.

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Ironwood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.8%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.0%)
  • Italian (14.8%)
  • Polish (12.6%)
  • English (10.4%)
  • Swedish (9.5%)
  • Irish (8.8%)

Local Ironwood Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers, Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: Central Michigan University, University of Wisconsin

Ironwood School Information

High Schools
Luther L. Wright High School (650 E Ayer Street, Ironwood, MI, 49938 - Ironwood Area Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Norrie Elementary School (401 Alfred Wright Boulevard, Ironwood, MI, 49938 - Ironwood Area Schools District)
Sleight Elementary School (108 E Arch Street, Ironwood, MI, 49938 - Ironwood Area Schools District)

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